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When Advertising Works (Iceland with kids)


April 22, 2014 by Terumi

geothermal bakery in iceland

Somewhere over the Atlantic Ocean I’d finished my magazine, the kids were sleeping and I needed a break from my …
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A few first snapshots of our Iceland travels(Iceland with kids)


April 19, 2014 by Terumi

view from room in hotel ranga

We’ve barely left Iceland, but it was such a phenomenally beautiful place, I just wanted to photodump some of my …
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Lovely coffee shops and family hotels in Vancouver BC (Vancouver with kids)


April 15, 2014 by Terumi

matchstick coffee vancouver

Every time we head to Vancouver the list of places we love grows.  It feels like there are always new …
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10 or so things I’ll probably buy at the Container Store before Monday


April 12, 2014 by Terumi


Oh how The Container Store is brilliant.  If it weren’t for my husband I’d be a clutterer/hoarder/disaster/junk heap but every …
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Eating with kids at Restaurant Week(s) Seattle and playing tourists in our OWN town.


April 11, 2014 by Terumi

larry gets lost at art restaurant

I usually live for this two week stretch when it’s Restaurant Week(s) in Seattle. There are so many fancy Seattle …
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IRL shopping on a sunny Monday


April 8, 2014 by Terumi


It’s not everyday I get to go shopping IN an actual store, but I needed to run some errands this …
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Playdate Seattle is a fun place to play


April 6, 2014 by Terumi

playdate kids cafe in seattle

I forgot to post this one a couple of weeks ago and I totally need to because my kids really …
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A visit to the Seattle Macy’s Secret Garden


April 4, 2014 by Terumi

macys seattle secret garden

I am a member of the Everywhere Society and Everywhere has provided me with compensation for this post about Macy’s. …
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A restaurant I wish I brought my kids to, one I’m glad I didn’t and my favorite Seattle window


April 2, 2014 by Terumi

sign in remedy shop seattle

A few weeks ago we were craving some prata and I remembered a satay restaurant I’d popped into ages ago.  …
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April Fools and wondering how foolish I might be too.


April 1, 2014 by Terumi

april fool's breakfast

I couldn’t help but set a meal for my guys this morning that was a little foolish.  The egg is …
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Sniffly Monday Shoe Shopping


March 31, 2014 by Terumi

cute dog in a sweater

Usually I love Mondays.  The kids are at school.  The house is semi-clean.  I have a little time to myself …
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TBT: Amethyst Mining Somewhere in Canada


March 27, 2014 by Terumi

cat on barbeque

The other day an unexpected visitor showed up at our house.  I was pretending to clean up  stuff in our …
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They’ve (sort-of)seen London, They’ve (sort-of) seen France (Family Travel Europe Research)


March 24, 2014 by Terumi

pregnant with twins in paris

Long ago when I was pregnant with my guys, we visited London and France to see my two besties who …
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A little love note to my boy (x2) when I get a lunch alone and can think about life


March 23, 2014 by Terumi

cherry blossoms

Slow down little man, There is so much time to grow. There are parks to play at And trees to …
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Dating on the fly (London Plane, Seattle, WA)


March 21, 2014 by Terumi

gorgeous flowers at London Plane

It is really hard to plan dates with the hubby now that all of our schedules (the kids’ included) are …
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One really awesome thing: Mini Metropolitan Market at the Children’s Museum (Seattle, WA)


March 19, 2014 by Terumi

real working cash register at the children's museum seattle

I would have loved this as a kid and I bet you would have too.  At the Seattle Children’s Museum …
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Things I love this Green Monday


March 17, 2014 by Terumi

small-clawed otters at Woodland Park Zoo

Somehow holidays sneak up on me.  Everything sneaks up on me lately because things have just become so busy and …
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Because I was curious: a brave and healthier version of a shamrock shake


March 14, 2014 by Terumi

mint and kale shake

I admit I do crave a shamrock shake every March.  It’s festive.  It’s green.  And it tastes absolutely dreamy.  But …
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Proud Mama moment at the Seattle Thunderbirds Game


March 11, 2014 by Terumi

thunderbird mascot

I can barely keep this one in, I am SO excited.  Ever since the hubby and I started going to …
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Coffee Table Shopping and garden musings on a Monday


March 10, 2014 by Terumi

lovely window at Impress Uvillage

It is so hard to buy furniture on the interwebs.  I’ve had my eye on this table for quite some …
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